University West can, together with the Swedish Public Employment Services, offer special study guidance for you with a foreign secondary education diploma and / or academic studies from your home country.
The efforts are aimed primarily at you who are a newly arrived refugee and / or part of the Employment Service's establishment program.
Through the guidance meetings you can find out what opportunities that are available for you with foreign qualifications in the Swedish education system.
Book an appointment
For an in-depth more detailed counselling you are welcome to book an appointment. During the appointment, we will together look at your previous merits and put together goals for your studies. We have a duty of confidentiality in our meetings with you and you will first and foremost meet the career counsellor who specifies on people with foreign merits.
To book an appointment, please contact Emelie Hanson.
Preparations for an appointment
The study- and career counsellor’s job is to ask questions that leads to reflection and that can help you make decisions. To prepare for an appointment with us, think through what you want to discuss with us and have relevant information with you. Please bring the documentation that you have about previous programs and courses that you have done, in your home country and / or in Sweden.
It’s important that you let us know beforehand if you need an interpreter.
We may handle personal data
When you contact the student- and career counseling, we may require some personal data from you, for example personal ID number, notes or records about what type of support you need, etc. All data that can be linked to your person is handled in accordance to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Read more about GDPR and how we handle your personal data at University West or visit the official EU Commision GDPR website.